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Students Visit Berlin 2018

Forty Four students left a wet and cold Ireland bound for Berlin. Despite the early start, students were in good spirits and eager to see the beautiful capital city of Germany. First stop was the Olympia Stadion, home to Hertha Berlin and host venue of the 1936 Olympic Games. DGS students enjoyed a tour of […]

By |October 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Students Visit Berlin 2018

Art Exhibition Workshop

The 6th year students attended a workshop in the Droichead Arts Centre with Artist & Sculptor Nuala Early.       Nuala delivered an excellent workshop about stone carving through sculpture reduction and explained her process in the making of the exhibition “Labour of Love”.  The 6th years then had an opportunity to put the skills they had […]

By |October 2nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Art Exhibition Workshop

Child Protection safeguarding statement and risk assessment

Drogheda Grammar School- Child Safeguarding Statement

Drogheda Grammar School is a post-primary school providing post-primary education to pupils from First Year to Leaving Certificate Year.

In accordance with the requirements of the Children First Act 2015, Children First: National Guidance for the Protection and Welfare of Children 2017, the Child Protection Procedures for Primary and Post […]

By |October 1st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Child Protection safeguarding statement and risk assessment

Open Evening

Open Evening proved to be a great success with the school packed on the night.  Applications are now closed for 2019 as places have been allocated and there is a long waiting list for cancellations.  We are accepting applications for later years and the application form and further information is available on our website.

By |September 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Open Evening

350 Years Old

Next year the school will be celebrating its 350th Anniversary.  Currently our students are working on a project to help in this celebration.  We intend to contact as many past pupils as possible and hopefully reconnect with them and share their stories.  If you would like to help please contact the school office or see […]

By |September 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on 350 Years Old

Summer Building Works

The school was a hive of activity over the summer and our students returned to find a new science lab, new stage ready for a musical and the sports hall renovated with a new fitness area.

By |September 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Summer Building Works

Higher Options

All TY students began their careers and 3rd level programme for the year with a visit to the Higher options conference in the RDS.  With the Junior Cycle behind them we now turn their thoughts to preparation for the Leaving Cert, University and beyond.

By |September 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Higher Options

After Schools Activities

The after schools activities programme is now up and running.  As usual there has been a broad programme of activities provided ranging from rugby to 3d printing, chess to hockey, debating, Amnesty international, computer coding, basketball, netball, film club, technology, photography, car restoration and many more.  It is great to see such activity every evening […]

By |September 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on After Schools Activities

1st year Bonding week and Parents BBQ

Our new first years had a great introduction to their new school as our student mentor programme kicked into action in the first few weeks.  With classes in the morning and fun activities in the evening it all built towards a great teambuilding day on Friday.   Our 5th year mentors ensured everything ran smoothly and […]

By |September 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on 1st year Bonding week and Parents BBQ

Parents Guide to a Better Internet

Latest PDF information on Parents Guide to a Better Internet,  Please see Parents page.

By |September 19th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Parents Guide to a Better Internet

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